Aviation takes off
In the 1920s and 1930s, civil aviation evolved from being the preserve of adventurers and pioneers to become a global business, opening up travel for people all around the world. Shell played an important role in helping put in place the building blocks of the modern aviation industry we know today.
100 years of going beyond
Since the birth of aviation, Shell has supported innovators and pioneers, helping bring progress and opportunities to people and communities the world over.